Man Stabbed While Trying to Feed his Dog

By Andrew Wittenberg  - bio | email

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus man is in the hospital tonight, recovering from stab wounds he suffered while trying to feed his dogs.

Robert Pierce was stabbed at his home on Artillery Drive in south Columbus.

Columbus Police say Pierce went outside his home between 4:30 and 5:00 pm Saturday and was confronted by a black male.

The suspect stabbed Pierce and ran away as the victim struggled to dial 911.

Pierce is in stable condition at Columbus Regional Medical Center.

Police are still searching for the suspect.